Microsoft Project

MS Project Fundamentals

Detailed skills assessment and gap analysis for MS Project, covering a variety of core functions, including:

  • Starting Up and Navigation
  • Creating a New Project
  • Calendars
  • Creating Activities
  • Formatting
  • Relationships
  • Constraints
  • Layouts
  • Filters
  • Scheduling/Setting a Baseline
  • Updating an Unresourced Schedule
  • User Preferences
  • Creating Resources
  • Assigning Resources
  • Managing Resources
  • Organising Project Data
  • Security

About the Authors


Paul Harris holds an Honours Degree in Civil Engineering obtained in the UK and is a Certified Cost Engineer through AACEI International, a PRINCE2 Registered Practitioner, an Approved PRINCE2 Trainer and a "Managing Successful Programmes" Registered Practitioner. He has worked in the project controls industry for a number of years and has assisted many companies in a range of industries to set up and run project controls systems. His Melbourne, Australia based company, Eastwood Harris Pty Ltd, offers project controls consulting and training services worldwide with a strong focus on Microsoft Project and Primavera software.

Eastwood Harris is an internationally recognised provider of project planning, scheduling and control training and training material focused on the requirements of organisations and their employees.

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